What Happened on May 22, 1943

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • RAF scatters 1st copies of "The Flying Hollander"

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Stalin disbands Komintern

Soviet General Secretary Joseph Stalin
Soviet General Secretary
Joseph Stalin

Famous Birthdays

  • Betty Williams, Northern Irish political activist (Nobel Peace Prize 1976), born in Belfast, Northern Ireland
  • Gesine Schwan, German politician (Social Democratic Party of Germany) and professor, born in Berlin
  • Tommy John, American baseball pitcher (Yankee/Dodger), born in Terre Haute, Indiana